There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Southern CA-Northern CA

$178 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  15 h 11 min

  1. LA-Oakland
  2. Capitol Corridor

$68 - $137

4 alternative options

Train  •  16 h 23 min

  1. Coast Starlight
  2. California Zephyr

$151 - $334

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. 446 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Reno, bus, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. LAX - RNO

$203 - $474

Fly to Sacramento, train, bus, line 1 bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. LAX - SMF

$111 - $298

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Nevada City, CA, USA?

Xe Do Hoang Transportation operates a bus from Los Angeles to Nevada City once daily. Tickets cost $67 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Los Angeles to Nevada City via Sacramento Amtrak and Colfax Amtrak in around 16 h 23 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Jose Diridon Station Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Truckee Amtrak to Colfax Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Auburn Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Phone
+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336
Website
xedohoang.com
Bus from Los Angeles, CA to Sacramento, CA
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$67
Schedules at
xedohoang.com
Boltbus
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Truckee Depot
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Nevada County Gold Country Stage
Phone
530.477.0103
Email
GoldCountryStage@co.nevada.ca.us
Website
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Nevada St at Amtrak Station to Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com
Bus from Tinloy St Transit Ctr at Bank St to Broad St at Union St and Hwy 20-49 Bridge
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
goldcountrystage.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Los Angeles and Nevada City is 630 km. The road distance is 714 km.

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City is to drive which takes 7 h 24 min and costs $40 - $65.

It takes approximately 11 h 52 min to get from Los Angeles to Nevada City, including transfers.